A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong) (1999)

A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong)

TOMATOMETER

——

——

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.


Movie Info

In 1998, Andrew Lau's groundbreaking smash hit The Storm Riders came out of nowhere and resurrected the ailing Hong Kong film industry. Lau's follow-up, using much of the same cast and crew, is another martial arts epic set largely in New York's Chinatown. The film opens in the early 20th century with a young Hero Wah (Ekin Cheng) going to study under Master Pride (Anthony Wong). When he returns to his parents, he learns that they have been murdered by a band of evil Westerners. After … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Art House & International
Directed By:
In Theaters:
On DVD: Apr 3, 2001
Runtime:

Cast


as Hero Wah

as Takagi

as Yuen Mo

as Ninja Master
Show More Cast

News & Interviews for A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong)

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.

Login

Critic Reviews for A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong)

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | April 15, 2009
Variety
Top Critic

Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
Top Critic

July 22, 2005
EmanuelLevy.Com

Full Review… | May 13, 2005
Film4

Full Review… | October 1, 2003
Austin Chronicle

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
San Francisco Examiner

Audience Reviews for A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong)

½

Just Brilliant...Very Awesome ^_^

EightThirty
EightThirty .

Super Reviewer

The Special effects and high wire kung fu is actually pretty good for this kinda flick - a modern fantasy story.

kpn666
Khris N

Super Reviewer

it was like a part two to storm riders to me, without cloud, still one of the best movies i eva seen

A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong) Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss A Man Called Hero (Zhong hua ying xiong) on our Movie forum!